La's Orchestra Saves The World

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012008120520081208

A young widow forms an amateur orchestra.

Emilia Fox reads from the new novel by Alexander Mccall Smith.

In a sleepy Suffolk village in 1939, a young widow forms an amateur orchestra to entertain the locals and soothe her own broken heart.

0220081209

Emilia Fox reads from the new novel by Alexander Mccall Smith.

Keen to do her bit for the war effort and inspired by a trumpet-playing air force officer, La decides to start an orchestra to boost morale.

Keen to do her bit for the war effort, La decides to start an orchestra to boost morale.

0420081211

By Alexander Mccall Smith.

Duty leads La to make a heartbreaking decision.

Read by Emilia Fox

05 LAST20081212

By Alexander Mccall Smith.

Fifteen years on from the end of WWII, a chance encounter stirs up old feelings.

Read by Emilia Fox